Philanthropy News Digest publishes RFPs and notices of awards as a free service for grant-making organizations and nonprofits. To have your RFP considered for publication, please email pndrfp@foundationcenter.org with a Word document, text-only file, or link to a Web site explaining the program scope, grantee qualifications, application instructions, and deadlines. We require notice of funding opportunities five weeks in advance of their deadlines.

New RFPs


AFA Accepting Applications for Respite Care Grants

Posted: July 26, 2016
Deadline: December 1, 2016 (Fall Grants)

The Alzheimer's Foundation of America's Respite Care Grant Program is designed to help alleviate the cost of respite care for families caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia....

Arts / Culture

Children / Youth

Civil / Human Rights

Community Improvement / Development

Falmouth Fund Accepting LOIs from Area Nonprofits

Posted: July 26, 2016
Deadline: October 15, 2016 (Letters of Inquiry)

Grants will be awarded to nonprofit organizations in Falmouth, Massachusetts that support and enhance the City of Falmouth's special character and values....




RWJF Releases 2017 Future of Nursing Scholars RFP

Posted: July 20, 2016
Deadline: September 15, 2016

The three-year program aims to develop the next generation of Ph.D.-prepared nurse leaders committed to a long-term career that advances science and discovery, strengthens nursing education, and brings transformational change to nursing and health care....

Journalism / Media

Medical Research

National MS Society Accepting Applications for Pilot Programs

Posted: July 22, 2016
Deadline: October 5, 2016

The Pilot Grant Program awards grants of up to $44,000 to test novel ideas that may serve to advance the society’s mission of stopping MS progression, restoring function in and improving quality of life for MS sufferers, and finding a cure....

Mental Health

Nonprofit Management

Philanthropy / Voluntarism

Science / Technology

Social Science